Susan H. Grimes
January 11, 2015
Susan H. Grimes, 82, of Lords Valley, PA passed away January 11, 2015 at home. She was a retired special education teacher for South Plainfield School District, South Plainfield, NJ and a member of St. John Neumann, Lords Valley, PA. Susan was extremely involved in community events and was the founding member of the Special Social for Special People at Hemlock Little Camp Beach.
The daughter of the late Ira E. Halliday and Anna Coppinger, she was born October 21, 1932 in North Bergen, NJ. She was married to the late Salvatore Grimes.
Survivors include her children: Michael and wife, Marcia, of Holden, MA, Laura Hewitt of Ulster, Pennsylvania, Susan Radice of Howell, NJ and her fiance, Michael Neiss of Princeton, John and wife, Leslie, of South Plainfield, NJ, Tree Grimes of Albuquerque, NM, Theresa Pilkerton and husband, Robert, of Hollywood, MD, and Virginia Sanderson and husband, Dean, of Brick, NJ. She took enormous pride in being the matriarch to 26 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, and the many nieces and nephews of her extended family. She was predeceased by her brothers Ira, Jerome and Buster.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. John Neumann Church, Lords Valley, PA on Saturday, January 17, 2014 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Paul Mullen officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Knights of Columbus at St. John Neumann, 705 Route 739, Lords Valley, PA 18428.
Arrangements by Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA.
St. John Neumann Church
Lords Valley, PA 18428
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